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Wednesday, 5 June 2013

Clinique Advertorial 4Clinique Chubby Sticks have won the hearts of devoted fans everywhere. Now, Clinique introduces the newest member of the Chubby Stick colour sensation – Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes. Perfectly portable and convenient, these creamy shadow sticks deliver a pretty wash of sheer, buildable, long-wearing colour. And with a rainbow array of playful shades, the colourful options are endless.

A long-wearing, non-creasing formula:
• Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes’ silky formula applies evenly across lids in a cream form that stays put without dusting onto cheeks or creasing throughout the day. Infused with soothing Vitamin E, the lightweight formula glides on effortlessly and smoothly, leaving lids with a sheer wash of long-wearing colour.

A hassle free application that’s perfect for on-the-go:
• Packaged in a shade-matched colourful, crayon-like barrel, this super-functional eye shadow makes on-the-go application a cinch. The unique formula builds easily, helping you achieve a more dramatic look. To apply, simply twist the base to expose more shadow tint, sweep the shadow across the lid and then twist back down before replacing the cap with a “click.”

Wearable breadth of colours:
• Twelve super-wearable shades of sheer, buildable, creamy confection ranging from nudes to pinks to violets to blues. Have a little colour with: Bountiful Beige, Fuller Fudge, Mighty Moss, Pink & Plenty, Curvaceous Coal, Lavish Lilac, Big Blue, Portly Plum and Massive Midnight. Can’t decide what colour to wear? Get creative and playful. Customise a look by mixing, matching and layering shades to add texture and dimension.

Clinique Global Colour Artist, Jenna Menard, shares some expert tips and tricks:

Q: What is the best way to wear Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes?

A: These unique shadow sticks come in a variety of colours and layering shadows has never been so easy and mess-free. You can create a professional look in just minutes by applying different colours on particular areas of the lid. The key is to blend the edges of the colours with a shadow brush before the make-up sets. You can really have a lot of fun with this shadow! Each shade can be worn alone as an all-over colour on the lid, combined with an eyeliner to create more definition, layered under a powder shadow to create more dimension with two textures, or layered with other shadow sticks to create a creamy blend of “wow” colours on the lids.

Q: What are some of your favourite colour combinations using Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes?

A: Different colour combinations can be worn to achieve different looks:

• For a fresh look: Apply Lavish Lilac as an all over colour on top and along the bottom lash line, and use Fuller Fudge as a wide eyeliner close to the top lash line. Lavish Lilac and Fuller Fudge is a great combination for the fall season.

• For a sophisticated look: Apply Bountiful Beige stick all over the lid starting from the base of the lash line to just slightly above the crease of the lid. Apply Ample Amber towards the outer corner of the lid along the crease and blend outward. To create a more precise shape use a shadow brush to blend the two shades together creating the desired shape.

• For a dramatic look: Apply Curvaceous Coal all over the lid starting from the lash line to just above the crease. Use Pink & Plenty to create a dimensional highlight on the lid. Apply Pink & Plenty over Curvaceous Coal on the inner corner of the lid, just above Curvaceous Coal on the base of the brow bone and trace along the bottom lash line.

These application tips can also be applied to other colour combinations.

Clinique Chubby Stick Shadow Tint is ophthalmologist tested and safe for contact lens wearers. Available at Clinique counters nationwide and www.clinique.co.za for a suggested retail price of R215.00. For additional information or product samples, contact your nearest Clinique counter.

Allergy Tested. 100% Fragrance Free.

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Anien studied English and journalism before heading off into the world of beauty. An undercover "tree hugger" and fashion lover, she's usually found with her nose in a magazine. She has far too many bottles of nail polish and is completely lost without her lip balm. Anien on Google+

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  1. ChantelleMarais

    Oh wow :D I would love to try these out!

    5 years ago •

  1. RoseAngel

    Great tips on creating colour combinations. Thanks. I do however find that intend to breakout when using Clinique products so very weary of trying this

    5 years ago •

  1. Firefly

    Only one rule when wearing a thick creamy shadow like this, blend blend and blend!

    5 years ago •

  1. Khensani

    I’ve always loved the chubby sticks because they lasted longer than pencils and you got really great wear out of them. Can’t wait to try out these shadow tints.

    5 years ago •

  1. Budhal

    Love their chubby sticks! These shadow tints look great!

    5 years ago •

  1. ProMakeupMe

    Wow, they look amazing! And they’re reasonably price as well!

    5 years ago •

  1. Pluke

    Colours are gorgeous! Let’s hope its worth the price!

    5 years ago •

  1. Miss Tee

    I have something similar and it works just the same, nice product to have.

    5 years ago •

  1. Abby

    I bought something similar while i was in Canada a few years back but it eventually just gathered in the crease of my eyelid, its terrible. I hope this product doesn’t do the same!

    5 years ago •

  1. Talia

    Lavish lilac and Pink & plenty .. My ideal colours :)

    5 years ago •

  1. StephanieM

    It’s wonderful that it is ophthalmologist tested. Thank you for the helpful tips and tricks. I cannot wait to try out these new babies…

    5 years ago •

  1. BeautySouthAfrica

    Hi Azraa
    Yes, there is a beige shade, as well as a light brown (fudge) colour, and a pale pink. These neutral shades can easily be combined with other colours for a more dramatic look, or be worn on their own.

    5 years ago •

  1. Azraa

    Im not really a colourful eye type person do they have neutral colours?

    5 years ago •

  1. Lynne123

    I have had one of these before! They are awesome!! its easy to apply and finishes an evening look! <3

    5 years ago •

  1. Tundee

    I am gonna try this!!! Lol Make up on the go

    5 years ago •

  1. Ginna

    These look awesome, but find them a little expensive! :(

    5 years ago •

  1. foreverGLAM

    Sounds awesome. I would really love to try this out.

    5 years ago •

  1. Sammy

    love these but they are quite expensive

    5 years ago •

  1. Yollie

    I love these! It is an absolute must have for everyone!

    5 years ago •

  1. RoseAngel

    Looks good but a but too expensive for just one colour so can’t justify buying this one

    5 years ago •

  1. Cornelli

    Would love to try this product but its a bit expensive!

    5 years ago •

  1. NaturalDiva

    love it!!! it is a bit expensive but better to buy quality when it comes to makeup

    5 years ago •

  1. beautyaddict

    the colors are gorgeous, a bit heavy on the pocket though, but then again you know you are paying for quality when you buy from Clinique

    5 years ago •

  1. CindyBotha

    I love the shadow sticks!!!!!!!
    Espacially Clinique!

    5 years ago •

  1. Simimano

    These sound awesome, The little stick even looks pretty :P Its a bit pricey just for one color..Though it is Clinique and the quality of their products will not let you down. So it is worth its price. Even has Vitamin E in it!

    5 years ago •

  1. Cat

    I love the sound of this, have always loved the stick shadows, so easy to apply

    5 years ago •

  1. Pannack

    These look too cute! I want them all! Use Clinique all the time

    5 years ago •

  1. Ayesh

    I just love the new Chubby sticks! They are so easy to apply and long-wearing too. Would love to try these out. Lovely blending tips from the artist. I think I would like to try mixing the fudge and the amber. Would go perfect with my caramel skin. Going to test them out at a Clinique counter as soon as I get the chance. Can’t wait! :)

    5 years ago •

  1. TJK

    Looks stunning – wish it were less expensive!

    5 years ago •

  1. Carlene

    Oooh, gorgeous!! Have to have – good thing it’s my birthday this month!

    5 years ago •

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